Need September marketing ideas?
Kids are back in school, and adults are back to business. Don’t miss this opportunity to market your business.
If you’ve slacked off a bit over summer, I hope you’re rejuvenated and ready to go 🙂 Try to get back to an optimal posting frequency on your best social media channel.
It’s easy with all these ideas to choose from! I’ve even got them in a super-simple to follow format, which you’ll hear more about further down.
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10 September Monthly Holidays
Do any of these resonate with your business and audience? Plan a month-long promotion that might include blog posts, sales, social media posts, contests and more.
- Nat’l Prosper Where You Are Planted Month
- Be Kind To Editors & Writers Month
- International People Skills Month
- International Self-Awareness Month
- National Fruit and Veggies Month
- Self Improvement Month
- Shameless Promotion Month (go for it!)
- Healthy Aging Month
- Women’s Friendship Month
- National Sewing Month
8 September 2020 Weekly Holidays
These holidays last for a week(ish). Asterisked dates* change year to year.
Dates are correct for 2020 and will be updated each year in early July.
If these don’t work for you, there’s a whole page of weekly holidays in my Planner below! September is a busy month for holidays.
- International Enthusiasm Week: 1-7
- Self-University Week: 1-7
- National Payroll Week: 7-11*
- Build A Better Image Week: 20-26*
- National Indoor Plant Week: 20-26*
- International Women’s E-Commerce Days: 20-26*
- National Dog Week: 9/27-10/3*
- National Keep Kids Creative Week: 9/27-10/3*
September 2020 Daily Holidays
The biggest dates in September are U.S.-based: Labor Day, and National Day of Service and Remembrance.
Autumn begins on Tuesday, September 22 at 9:31 a.m. EDT.
Asterisked dates* change year to year. Dates are correct for 2020 and will be updated each year in early July.
Here are some favorite September holidays:
- September 1: National No Rhyme (Nor Reason) Day
- September 4:*National Lazy Mom’s Day (first Friday)
- September 6: National Read A Book Day
- September 7:* Labor Day
- September 9: Wonderful Weirdos Day
- September 11: Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance
- September 12: National Day of Encouragement
- September 13: Positive Thinking Day
- September 15: National Online Learning Day
- September 18: National Respect Day
- September 21: World Gratitude Day
- September 22: American Business Women’s Day
- September 29: National Coffee Day
Loads more in my Planner. See below!
Which September Holidays for Your Business?
There are truly holidays for every business and personality. Some days have as many as 8 to choose from!
As I mentioned in the article on Weird Holidays, there are a lot of places online where you can look up hundreds of fun holidays to connect with your followers.
Then I put the best ideas in a handy, printable Social Media Content Planner.
Plus, I’ve included ideas on how to use them! And a strategy to ensure that your business promotion gets scheduled first. Then use fun holidays to keep your audience engaged!
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What do you think? Which September marketing ideas will YOU use?